Sacred Fire burning at Moccasin Square Gardens in Kamloops
Hundreds of people came together at the site the former Kamloops Indian Residential School over the weekend. A Sacred Fire has been lit at Moccasin Square Gardens and will continue to burn for at least another 24 hours. This all takes place as the community grapples with the announcement late last week by Tk'emlups te Secwepemc that the remains of what's believed to be 215 children buried at the site have been discovered. Over the weekend, there was drumming and singing as people came together to mourn.